It’s Rudy Giuliani’s favorite New York City hangout spot: the Grand Havana Room on Fifth Avenue.
The members-only club (located in a building owned by the Kushner family) played host to an August 2, 2016 meeting between then-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort, his deputy Rick Gates, and Konstantin Kilimnik, a former Russian military intelligence staffer.
The meeting occurred two weeks before Manafort resigned as campaign chairman amid reports that his name appeared on an alleged bribe ledger in Ukraine, where he had worked for years.
But an unsealed transcript from Monday’s hearing in the Manafort case reveals new, intriguing details about the meeting.
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